Trio Programs

Upward Bound Math Science State Center

The Morehouse College Upward Bound Math/Science State Center is designed to provide 50 eligible students an intensive six-week summer curriculum to students currently enrolled in high school throughout the state of Georgia. This program assists students to develop critical thinking, scientific, analytical skills, and effective expressions. Students will be given the opportunity to work in various labs and get hands-on computer experience. Students will be given exposure to a variety of science, math and engineering careers. Students also will experience innovative instructional methodologies.

Students will take classes in Mathematics, Technical Writing, 2 Sciences (including 1 laboratory science), and a Foreign Language. Students will conduct research at various lab sites throughout the southeastern region.

Applicants must be currently enrolled in the 10th or 11th grade in a school located the state of Georgia. Applicants must be classified as a first generation college student and must meet the federal government guidelines for low-income families.

If accepted, full participation is required of all enrollees. All students must reside in the residence halls for the duration of the summer session.